Our Mission

The mission of the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) is to create a violence free world by empowering women and children through the elimination of personal and institutional violence and oppression against all people. FCADV provides leadership, advocacy, education, training, technical assistance, public policy and development, and support to domestic violence center programs.

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Darby Against DV

Certified Centers

Training Calendar

FCADV Foundation

Get the Facts
about DV

Domestic violence can affect anyone. If you are a victim of abuse, you are NEVER to blame – it is NOT your fault. The abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional, psychological, economic or a combination of many types of abuse.

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Request a training,
Speaker, Publication

Upon invitation, FCADV provides free on-site trainings for domestic violence center/shelter staff and volunteers. These trainings are intended to provide information and skills supporting effective advocacy as well as effective programming.

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Quality Assurance Unit

News & Events

January 13, 2020 /
  2020 Healthy Advocate Initiative It’s that time of year again! FCADV is excited to announce the 2020 Healthy Advocate Initiative! Healthy advocates make a difference! They are more balanced,...
January 22, 2020 / Hampton Inn - Tampa
The Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) introduces the Advanced Advocacy Regional Training Institute. This two-day training will provide certified domestic violence advocates with...
January 24, 2020 / Webinar
The purpose of this webinar is to provide information to certified domestic violence center staff on the Statewide Advocate Privilege registry, as required for all certified domestic violence center...